By Lizette Borreli | Thu, 10/03/2013 - 11:53
Planned C-sections, in comparison to vaginal deliveries, are found to provide no additional benefits for twin childbirth, according to a recent study.
By Nadia-Elysse Harris | Sat, 09/07/2013 - 13:04
Rep. Jaime Herrera-Beutler will return to Congress next week after giving birth to a baby who survived the usually fatal Potter's Syndrome.
By John Ericson | Sun, 06/30/2013 - 15:55
A new study may shed additional light on the evolutionary reasons behind labor pains and why babies are born so helpless.
By Jonathan Weiss | Thu, 06/27/2013 - 10:58
US C-section rates have been steady for thee years, which is good news as natural births are safer and result in better health for the mother and baby in the long run.
By Anthony Rivas | Mon, 06/03/2013 - 23:37
Reports from women and midwives confirm that orgasms during childbirth are real, but the numbers might be even higher than women are willing to admit.
By Ashik Siddique | Tue, 05/07/2013 - 23:59
A preliminary study on the safety of the labor-inducing drug Pitocin for newborns suggests that artificial oxytocin may have unexpected side effects on babies' short-term health.
By Makini Brice | Thu, 12/13/2012 - 09:54
There has been a lot of ink spent in recent weeks about many younger people delaying starting families. Research indicates that delay may have a positive health benefit, after all.
By Makini Brice | Tue, 12/04/2012 - 14:55
A British woman is probably the envy of new mothers everywhere after revealing that her son was delivered after just a five-minute labor.